October 1, 2015
On September 29th, approximately 50 representatives from emergency food providers across the five boroughs traveled to Washington, DC for Food Bank’s fourth annual Anti-Hunger Advocacy Day. Read more...
Go Orange to End Hunger
This September, Food Bank celebrated our 10th annual Go Orange to End Hunger campaign, with lead presenting sponsor Barilla, during Hunger Action Month. Thanks to everyone who helped us raise awareness of hunger in NYC!
Barilla Shares the Table
September 15, 2015
As the presenting sponsor of Go Orange to End Hunger™, Barilla hosted its first ever “Barilla Shares the Table with New York City” three-day event last week. Read more...
JSY Goes to School
September 8, 2015
Food Bank Nutritionist Marlo Dublin brings Just Say Yes to Fruits and Vegetables lessons to parents who participate in a Staten Island school's Campus Pantry program. Read more...
Go Orange at Yankee Stadium
September 10, 2015
Food Bank kicked off our 10th Annual Go Orange to End Hunger™ campaign with a great evening at Yankee Stadium on September 8. Read more...
Food Bank School Programs Bring More Food To Families
September 4, 2015
The new school year starts this month and our Campus Pantry and BackPack Programs will be there once again to meet the needs of New York City elementary, middle and high school students and their families. Read more...
EATWISE Interns Bring Nutrition Education to Kids Around NYC
August 25, 2015
Food Bank's EATWISE program wrapped up a summer of nutrition education events with a back-to-school block party in Harlem. Read more...
Food Bank and Senator Gillibrand Speak Out for Child Nutrition Funding
August 12, 2015
Food Bank joined Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Assemblyman Felix Ortiz, Council Member Carlos Menchaca, and health advocates to discuss the importance of legislation ensuring that every child has the opportunity to eat well, learn and grow. Read more...
Aarón Sánchez Gives Back in Harlem
October 1, 2015
Food Bank Culinary Council member Chef Aarón Sánchez stopped by our Community Kitchen to help serve dinner to Harlem residents in need. Read more...
My Food Bank Love Story: Kenny Burke
September 29, 2015
We're asking our staff what they love about Food Bank. Next up: Warehouse Professional Kenny Burke. Read more...
NYC Dumpling Festival Benefits Food Bank
September 28, 2015
Hundreds of New Yorkers enjoyed dumplings from around the world this weekend at the annual Chef One 2015 NYC Dumpling Festival, benefitting Food Bank. Read more...
My Food Bank Love Story: Daryl Gardner
September 25, 2015
We're asking our staff what they love about Food Bank. Next up: Director of Food Distribution Daryl Gardner. Read more...
My Food Bank Love Story: Sarah Ross
September 23, 2015
We're asking our staff what they love about Food Bank. Next up: Executive Office Administrator Sarah Ross. Read more...
Farm to Food Bank
September 22, 2015
Food Bank partnered with GrowNYC in Union Square for our Farm to Food Bank Food Drive. Read more...
My Food Bank Love Story: Jason Bonilla
September 17, 2015
We're asking our staff what they love about Food Bank. Next up: IT Director Jason Bonilla. Read more...
Shop to Stop Hunger with Henri Bendel
September 16, 2015
On September 16, Food Bank partnered with iconic fashion accessories retailer Henri Bendel for Shop to Stop Hunger, a shopping event in honor of Food Bank’s 10th Anniversary Go Orange to End Hunger™ campaign. Read more...